West misses deadline for presidential ballot in home Wyoming

Rapper and music producer Kanye West has missed a deadline to submit signatures to get on the presidential ballot in his home state of Wyoming

DATE: Aug. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Residents, lawmakers seek fix to U.S.-Canada border closure

The border closure between Canada and the United States has severely impacted Point Roberts, Washington, which is landlocked from the rest of the country

DATE: Aug. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Writer Gail Sheehy, author of ‘Passages,’ dies at 83

Gail Sheehy, the journalist, commentator and pop sociologist whose best-selling “Passages” helped millions navigate their lives from early adulthood to middle age and beyond, has died

DATE: Aug. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Facing 2nd virus wave, Spain tracks infections with soldiers

Under strain from Europe’s fastest growing wave of coronavirus contagion, the Spanish government has cleared the way for more localized lockdowns and deployed the military to bolster the country’s faltering attempts to trace infections

DATE: Aug. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated press

California ski resort changing name, citing offensive word

Officials say California’s popular Squaw Valley Ski Resort will change its name because the word “squaw” is a derogatory term for Native American women

DATE: Aug. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Dyson's 'Long Time Coming' addresses history of racism in US

One of the country’s most prominent scholars on race has a new book out in December

DATE: Aug. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Virtual learning sites sprout up to help working parents

With many schools still closed by the coronavirus pandemic, public and private alternatives are sprouting up across the nation to watch over children as they study

DATE: Aug. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Crews keep working to pen in huge California wildfires

Firefighters helped by weather and reinforcements are hoping to continue progress toward extinguishing the California wildfires that have killed at least seven people and ravaged the San Francisco Bay Area and wine country

DATE: Aug. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Sales of new homes rise 13.9% in July, far more than thought

Sales of new homes jumped again in July, rising 13.9% as the housing market continues to gain traction following a spring downturn caused by pandemic-related lockdowns

DATE: Aug. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated press

UK's Johnson says face masks in schools in England possible

The British government has come under renewed pressure to recommend high school students in England wear face masks, at least in communal areas such as corridors, after the advice in Scotland was changed

DATE: Aug. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Kayaker reunites author with message in a bottle from 1985

A kayaker who discovered a message in a bottle floating in a Delaware river was able to reunite the letter with the woman who wrote it 35 years ago

DATE: Aug. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Father says Black Wisconsin man shot by police is paralyzed

The father of a Black man who was shot, apparently in the back, by police in Kenosha, Wisconsin, says his son was left paralyzed from the waist down

DATE: Aug. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated press

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